Because of their feeding habits, these seals play an important role in food webs, affecting the population of prey fishes. They also may have an effect on predator populations.
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Holmes, J. 2001. "Callorhinus ursinus" (On-line), Animal Diversity Web. Accessed April 04, 2012 at http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/site/accounts/information/Callorhinus_ursinus.html
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